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The Postdoctoral Fellowship in Pediatric Psychology encourages graduates seeking training in any of its four tracks — inpatient consultation-liaison, chronic disease/behavioral medicine, pediatric substance use disorders and pediatric integrated primary care — to apply.

Visit the Texas Child Study Center website for a complete overview of the postdoc fellowship training activities, curriculum, policies, eligibility, salary, benefits and application and selection procedures.

Eligibility Requirements

The program looks for the following while judging applicant eligibility:

  • Completed doctoral internship from an American Psychological Association–accredited internship program;
  • Conferred degree from an APA/Canadian Psychological Association–accredited doctoral program in clinical, counseling or school psychology;
  • Eligible for state licensure to practice psychology upon completion of a one-year, supervised clinical postdoctoral fellowship;
  • Strong understanding of biopsychosocial factors affecting typical and atypical child development;
  • Extensive training in evidence-based assessment and intervention practices for providing behavioral health services to children, adolescents and families;
  • Experience in integrated and/or multidisciplinary patient care;
  • Culturally competent and effective in working with a broad range of diverse and unique patient needs.

Application & Interview Process

A complete application includes:

  • A letter of interest indicating the preferred training track, specific training goals and interests and eligibility for postdoctoral fellowship (i.e. internship completion date, dissertation status);
  • Curriculum vitae;
  • Three letters of reference.

Address the fully completed application to David F. Curtis, Ph.D., c/o Jeff Daily, and email it to email the application to Daily.

The program accepts applications through Dec. 31, but interviews are scheduled on an ongoing basis.